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Daniel Lee Teafatiller

October 20, 1939 - October 12, 2021

 

 

Daniel Lee Teafatiller, 81, passed away October 12, 2021, in Fort Worth, Texas

 

Service: 11:00 am, Thursday, October 28, 2021, at Biggers Funeral Home Chapel

 

Interment: 2:00 pm, Thursday, October 28, 2021, at Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery

 

Visitation:  6 -…read more

 

 

Daniel Lee Teafatiller, 81, passed away October 12, 2021, in Fort Worth, Texas

 

Service: 11:00 am, Thursday, October 28, 2021, at Biggers Funeral Home Chapel

 

Interment: 2:00 pm, Thursday, October 28, 2021, at Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery

 

Visitation:  6 – 8 pm, Wednesday, October 27, 2021, at Biggers Funeral Home

 

Daniel was born October 20, 1939, in Atoka, Oklahoma to John and Florence Teafatiller.  He was a graduate of Coolidge High School and joined the US Army and was a veteran of the Korean War.  After the military duty, he began a 37-year career with the US Postal Service retiring as a Postmaster, in DeKalb, Texas.  Daniel enlisted in the National Guard where he served a tour in Bosnia before retiring again as a Master Sergeant.  He was a member of the Masonic Lodge, American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars.

 

Dan is preceded in death by his parents, John and Florence Teafatiller and two older sisters, Evelyn Downs and Treon Erwin.

 

He is survived by his wife, Betty of 48 years; daughter, Tonja Upchurch and her husband, John; stepchildren, HD Peters and his wife, Becky and Lois Ann Peters; four grandchildren; seven great grandchildren; four great-great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

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Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Biggers Funeral Home

Address:

6100 Azle Ave.
Lake Worth, Texas 76135

Service Information

Date: Thursday, October 28, 2021

Time: 11:00 am

Biggers Funeral Chapel

Address:

6100 Azle Ave.
Lake Worth, Texas 76135

Cemetery Information

Date: Thursday, October 28, 2021

Time: 2:00 pm

Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery

Address:

2000 Mountain Creek Parkway
Dallas, Texas 75211

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